Appalachia

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This airticle is aboot the region in the Unitit States. For ither uises, see Appalachia (disambiguation).
Appalachia
Region
Downtown Roanoke frae atap Mill Moontain.
Downtown Roanoke frae atap Mill Moontain.
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Auries includit unner the Appalachian Regional Commission's chairter
Coonties or coonty-equivalents 420
States 13
Population (2010)
 • Tot 25 million
Demonym(s) Appalachia

Appalachia (/ˌæpəˈlæə, -ˈlə/) is a cultural region in the Eastren Unitit States that stretches frae the Soothren Tier o New York tae northren Alabama, Mississippi an Georgie.[1] Whilk the Appalachian Moontains stretch frae Belle Isle (Newfoundland an Labrador) in Canadae tae Cheaha Moontain in Alabama, the cultural region o Appalachia teepically refers anerly tae the central an soothren portions o the range. As o the 2010 United States Census, the region wis hame tae approximately 25 million fowk.[2]

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  1. "Appalachian Region". Appalachian Regional Commission. Archived frae the oreeginal on December 2, 2008. Retrieved November 27, 2008. 
  2. "Census Population Change, 2000–2010". Appalachian Regional Commission. Retrieved August 9, 2013.